Since 1972, Placentia-Linda Hospital has expanded right along with north Orange County. As our communities grow, we continue to offer a full range of medical services to meet your familyâ��s needs. One thing remains the same â�� our caring and compassionate staff, which is committed to providing excellent quality and customer satisfaction. The numerous awards and distinctions weâ��ve earned demonstrate that. The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of healthcare organizations in America, once again named Placentia-Linda Top Performer on Key Quality Measures in 2014. The hospital was recognized for exemplary performance in using evidence-based clinical processes that are shown to improve care for certain conditions.
This position provides professional and technical skills to ensure safety, comfort, personal hygiene and the protection of patients in the provision of patient care. This position performs the nursing process through assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of safe, therapeutic care for patients in the Intermediate Observation Unit.Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patient in the unit.This position is overseen by the Clinical Coordinator and Reports to the Manager of DOU and CNO.
Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on the unit. Knowledge of growth and development over the life span. Knowledge of dysrhythmias and appropriate interventions.Must speak, read and write English.
Prefer minimum of six months experience in an acute care hospital preferably in Telemetry or ICU.
Current California RN license
American Heart Association BLS/CPR
American Heart Association ACLS certifications due prior to end of orientation
American Heart Association PALS preferred
Primary Location: Placentia, California
Facility: Placentia-Linda Hospital
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Nights
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